Artificial Intelligence | AI Podcast with Lex Fridman

Artificial Intelligence | AI Podcast with Lex Fridman

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#107 – Peter Singer: Suffering in Humans, Animals, and AI
July 08, 2020

Peter Singer is a professor of bioethics at Princeton, best known for his 1975 book Animal Liberation, that makes an ethical case against eating meat. He has written brilliantly from an ethical perspective on extreme poverty, euthanasia,

#106 – Matt Botvinick: Neuroscience, Psychology, and AI at DeepMind
July 03, 2020

Matt Botvinick is the Director of Neuroscience Research at DeepMind. He is a brilliant cross-disciplinary mind navigating effortlessly between cognitive psychology, computational neuroscience, and artificial intelligence.

#105 – Robert Langer: Edison of Medicine
June 30, 2020

Robert Langer is a professor at MIT and one of the most cited researchers in history, specializing in biotechnology fields of drug delivery systems and tissue engineering. He has bridged theory and practice by being a key member and driving force in la...

#104 – David Patterson: Computer Architecture and Data Storage
June 27, 2020

David Patterson is a Turing award winner and professor of computer science at Berkeley. He is known for pioneering contributions to RISC processor architecture used by 99% of new chips today and for co-creating RAID storage.

#103 – Ben Goertzel: Artificial General Intelligence
June 22, 2020

Ben Goertzel is one of the most interesting minds in the artificial intelligence community. He is the founder of SingularityNET, designer of OpenCog AI framework, formerly a director of the Machine Intelligence Research Institute,

#102 – Steven Pressfield: The War of Art
June 20, 2020

Steven Pressfield is a historian and author of War of Art, a book that had a big impact on my life and the life of millions of whose passion is to create in art, science, business, sport, and everywhere else.

#101 – Joscha Bach: Artificial Consciousness and the Nature of Reality
June 13, 2020

Joscha Bach is the VP of Research at the AI Foundation, previously doing research at MIT and Harvard. Joscha work explores the workings of the human mind, intelligence, consciousness, life on Earth, and the possibly-simulated fabric of our universe.

#100 – Alexander Fridman: My Dad, the Plasma Physicist
June 03, 2020

Alexander Fridman is a professor at Drexel University and the director of the Nyheim Plasma Institute. He is one of the top plasma physicists and plasma chemists in the world. And most importantly to me, he is my dad.

#99 – Karl Friston: Neuroscience and the Free Energy Principle
May 28, 2020

Karl Friston is one of the greatest neuroscientists in history, cited over 245,000 times, known for many influential ideas in brain imaging, neuroscience, and theoretical neurobiology, including the fascinating idea of the free-energy principle for act...

#98 – Kate Darling: Emotional Connection Between Humans and Robots
May 23, 2020

Kate Darling is a researcher at MIT, interested in social robotics, robot ethics, and generally how technology intersects with society. She explores the emotional connection between human beings and life-like machines, which for me,